News

OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

The Extension and Experiment Station Communications (EESC) department writes news releases about OSU’s agricultural research as well as the various programs offered by the university’s Extension Service. Below is an archive of these stories as well as a list of stories published in the media about Extension. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

October 29, 2004

Oregon State University Extension 4-H Youth Development program leader honored by the Oregon Department of Agriculture.

October 27, 2004

A retired Oregon State University professor has just left on a trip to one of the poorest countries in southeast Asia to help set up a teaching program to support the country's food industry.

October 25, 2004

Recent Oregon State University PhD graduate Jessica Rykken was one of 150 U.S. graduate students to recently travel abroad as part of the National Science Foundation's Summer Institutes in Asia and Australia.

October 22, 2004

Thirty-one men and women who have been agricultural innovators, educators and community and organizational leaders will be honored as 2004 Diamond Pioneers by the Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences on Oct. 21, 2004.
The Oregon State University Extension Association and OSU Extension Service honored top educators for outstanding work in Extension education, communication and leadership.

Recent Gardening Tips

May 1, 2015

Growing sweet potatoes can thrive in Willamette Valley

April 24, 2015

Dig up and cut apart plants when they start to show less vigor

April 17, 2015

Spring brings hungry animals to the surface

April 10, 2015

Certain varieties grow best in the Pacific Northwest

April 3, 2015

Attract mason bees to the garden to pollinate early bloomers